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FIU recognized as one of the greatest colleges to work for

FIU recognized as one of the greatest colleges to work for

University earned highest recognition in The Chronicle of Higher Education survey FIU is the only university in the country this year […]

Members of the Facilities Management team pose with their Prudential Productivity Award: (left to right) John Cal, Nick DiCiacco, Jannette Fleming, Ed Brozic and Danny Paán.

Facilities department wins state award for energy conservation

By Giselle Heraux FIU’s Facilities Management department was recognized statewide on June 21 for its energy conservation plan. The team […]

Alumnus with rare neurological disorder wants to help others

Alumnus with rare neurological disorder wants to help others

It starts innocently enough. Without warning the walls of the room around you stretch out and away. The room doubles […]

FIU, Italian university partner to tackle water problems

FIU, Italian university partner to tackle water problems

FIU and the Universita per Stranieri di Perugia in Italy are formalizing collaborative efforts to address global water and environmental […]

Got my first job! Working for FIU External Relations

Got my first job! Working for FIU External Relations

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]

Higher education gets a reboot

Higher education gets a reboot

Something had to be done. It was 2010 and the alarmingly high failure rate among students who were taking the […]

Alumnus ignites social entrepreneurism

Alumnus ignites social entrepreneurism

Startup fever is in the air and growing in Miami. The 2017 Kauffman Index of Startup Activity named it the […]

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5 questions for the dean of students

5 questions for the dean of students

As dean of students, Cathy Akens sees it all: from students looking to change the world and lead the march […]

FIU’s Ishoof joins Marshall Memorial Fellowship

FIU’s Ishoof joins Marshall Memorial Fellowship

FIU Vice President for Engagement Saif  Y. Ishoof  has been selected to be a member of the Marshall Memorial Fellowship this fall. The […]

June 2017 in photos: First day of summer, studying abroad, MLS comes to FIU

June 2017 in photos: First day of summer, studying abroad, MLS comes to FIU

We have officially reached the halfway mark of 2017! Even though it’s a bit more quiet on campus during the […]

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Summer interns get 25 percent off at the bookstore

Summer interns get 25 percent off at the bookstore

Barnes & Noble at FIU is rewarding students who currently have summer internships with a special discount: 25 percent off FIU […]

New recycle ‘houses’ help stock food pantry while improving sustainability efforts

New recycle ‘houses’ help stock food pantry while improving sustainability efforts

Tiny houses are popping up all around campus to meet the sustainability needs of university community members. The recycle houses, […]

Alumni honor mentor through Rocco Angelo Legacy in Leadership Campaign

Alumni honor mentor through Rocco Angelo Legacy in Leadership Campaign

Alumni of the FIU Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management have donated more than half a million dollars to […]

Start freshman year off right

Start freshman year off right

Transitioning from high school to college can be stressful. It’s easy to become overwhelmed when you’re trying to cope with […]

Hurricane preparedness with Roary

Hurricane preparedness with Roary

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, which started June 1, is forecast to be more active than historical averages with regard to the […]